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Azure Mobile Services REST API Reference


Microsoft Azure Mobile Services is a Azure service offering designed to make it easy to create highly-functional mobile apps using Azure. Mobile Services brings together a set of Azure services that enable backend capabilities for mobile apps. Mobile Services provides a set of REST APIs that are used to access and change table data and retrieve authenticated login information.

This reference provides general information for working with storage service APIs, as well as specific reference information for each available operation. The API includes the operations listed in the following table.



Client-directed login operation

Requests an authentication token from Mobile Services by using an identity token already obtained from an identity provider.

Service-directed login operation

Requests that Mobile Services initiate authentication using a specific identity provider.

Query records operation

Queries data in a table.

Insert record operation

Inserts a new record into a table.

Update record operation

Updates an existing record in a table.

Delete record operation

Deletes an existing record from a table.

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Authenticating Mobile Services requests

Operations on a table in Mobile Services